The art of criticism: judgement in crisis?
Battle of Ideas 2009
Dr Ronan McDonald
senior lecturer, English, University of Reading; author, The Death of the Critic
Dr Munira Mirza
mayoral advisor, arts and culture, Greater London Authority; editor, Culture Vultures: is UK arts policy damaging the arts?
novelist, East Fortune; film-maker, Powerhouses and My Father; artistic director, Bath Literature Festival
principal cellist, London Contemporary Music Group; permanent guest, BBC4's Proms
Dr Tiffany Jenkins
sociologist; director, arts & society programme, Institute of Ideas
January 26, 2013
The art of criticism: Judgement in crisis?
I give this talk five stars. Even though I don't constantly choose to give the most in depth reviews on this site or consider myself to be quite the great writer the discussion here had me thinking about some of the reviews I've previously written and what it takes to write a good review.